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Hair Straightening Products Linked to Uterine Cancer, Disproportionately Affecting BIPOC WomenCertain hair straightening products, such as chemical relaxers and various pressing products, have been found to be linked to uterine cancer.
Alaska’s Snow Crab Populations Diminished By Almost 88 Percent In Just Three YearsWhy have snow crab been missing from Alaskan waters? Experts suspect populations have diminished thanks to to overfishing and climate change.
Banking App That Tracks Environmental Impact Receives BacklashAn Australian banking app can supposedly track its users' environmental impact — but is it just a hypocritical form of greenwashing?
Sweden, One of the Eco-Friendliest Countries, Scraps Its Ministry of the EnvironmentSweden, one of the eco-friendliest countries in the world, has officially scrapped its Ministry of the Environment — thanks to the new government.
Rattlesnake Training for Dogs: What It Entails, Pros, Cons, and AlternativesShould I put my dog through rattlesnake training? If you live in an area with rattlesnakes, it could save your pup's life.
People on TikTok Re-Discovered Most Bacon Bits Are Vegan — These Are Their FavoritesMany on TikTok are finally discovering that most bacon bits are actually vegan — just read the label!
This NBA Team Helped Erect a Vegan Concession Stand at Their Home StadiumVegan food company, Wicked Kitchen, has brought a vegan concession stand to Minneapolis' NBA stadium, the Target Center, in partnership with the Timberwolves.
Biden Designates a New National Monument, but Receives Backlash From Indigenous PeoplesThe Biden administration designated Camp Hale-Continental Divide a national monument — though it's received backlash from Indigenous peoples.
Fencing in Your Yard? Consider These Sustainable OptionsWhether you're replacing the fence on your property, or if you're installing one for the first time, consider opting for these sustainable fencing options.
The Mediterranean Sea Is Spewing Carbon Dioxide, Because It’s So Damn HotClimate change is causing the Mediterranean Sea to essentially spew carbon dioxide, as a result of high water temperatures.
A St. Louis Elementary School Is Contaminated With Hazardous WasteRadioactive waste was found at a St. Louis, Miss. elementary school that was previously used for nuclear weapon production during World War II.
Vegan Protestors Controversially Dump Milk on Grocery Aisle FloorsWhat is a milk pour protest? A group of vegan activists in the U.K. literally got together in a grocery store and dumped milk in the aisles.
Earthquakes May Be Triggered by Dead Plankton, According to a Recent StudyA new study shows that centuries-old dead plankton along the ocean floor may trigger earthquakes.
This California City Could Run Out of Water by the End of the YearCoalinga, Calif. is expected to possibly run out of water by the end of the year.
Period-Proof Activewear to Wear During Your Next “Time of the Month” WorkoutWorking out during your time of the month isn't fun, but period-proof activewear makes it a little easier, cheaper, and more sustainable.
National Park Service Trucked in Supplemental Water For Point Reyes' Elk, Amid DroughtAmid the ongoing drought, Point Reyes park officials trucked in supplemental water for elk around the park for the second year in a row.
U.K. Climate Minister Calls North Sea Fracking Project a “Green Policy”What did the U.K. Prime Minister say about fracking? Graham Stewart referred to the North Sea drilling project as a "green policy."
Tracking Tropical Storm Karl, Before It Makes Landfall on FridayWhere is Tropical Storm Karl expected to hit? The storm is expected to make landfall Friday, with some areas expecting up to a foot of rain.
Change the ~Look~ Of Your Living Space by Upcycling and Re-Styling Your CouchWhether you recently moved into a new space, or if you simply want to change the look of your living room, here's how you can upcycle your couch.
This Oklahoma Superfund Site Is Evidently More Dangerous Than Scientists ThoughtOne of the oldest superfund sites in the country, Tar Creek Superfund site in Oklahoma, is evidently more dangerous than scientists thought.
New Zealand May Start Taxing Farmers For Cow "Emissions" (aka Their Burps and Farts)In order to curb greenhouse gas emissions and climate change as a whole, New Zealand may impose a tax on cow emissions, including burps and farts.
North Face’s Circular Design Collection Is Meant to Be Recycled When You Send It BackNorth Face recently announced the launch of its circular design collection, which aims to minimize waste and to keep materials in cycle as long as possible.
Slutty Vegan to Debut Its Second New York City Location in HarlemEarlier this year, Slutty Vegan opened its first New York City location in Brooklyn — now, the Atlanta-based chain is opening a second New York location in Harlem.
Here’s Why Walking Meditation Is a Helpful Practice for Both Your Mind and BodyThe benefits of walking meditation — even though you've likely practiced seated meditation, there are many reasons why you may want to try it in motion.
Lemurs and Monkeys Are Being Driven Out From the Treetops, All Thanks to Climate ChangeA new study published to the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) showed climate change is driving monkeys and lemurs from trees.
500 Pilot Whales Die After Beaching Across New Zealand’s Chatham IslandsOnly a month after a pod of pilot whales beached across the Australian coast of Tasmania, 500 pilot whales were discovered beached in New Zealand.
8 Things Every Pet Parent Should Know Before Bringing Their Pup to the Dog ParkDog parks are a great way to get your dog socialized, and to efficiently expend their energy. But sometimes, they aren't what's best for your pooch.
Torrential Rains in Venezuela Trigger Fatal Floods and LandslidesWhat's going on in Venezuela? Currently, the South American country is suffering from mudslides and floods, after experiencing torrential rains.
Louisiana Has Imposed a Limit on Speckled Trout to Fishermen, Due to Environmental ConcernsLouisiana fishermen have received a limit on speckled trout over environmental concerns, and it's resulted in serious backlash.
U.S. Stink Bug Invasion to Get Even Worse in Some Areas, New Study ShowsWhy are the stink bugs so bad this year? Although they've become an issue in only the last few years, they're expected to worsen as time goes on.
Here’s What You Should Know About Chicago Recycling Pro, Ken DunnWho is Ken Dunn? The Chicago native is a pro at recycling and has inspired environmentalists and locals across the midwestern city to do their part.
Wood-Burning Stoves: Their Environmental Impact, and How to Use Them Safely and SustainablyDepending on where you live, you may live in a home that largely relies on a wood stove for heating. But it begs the question: are they sustainable?
Coca-Cola Is the Sponsor of COP27 2022, and Environmentalists Are UnhappyThere is tremendous controversy over Egypt selecting Coca-Cola as the 2022 COP27 sponsor, as the brand is a notorious producer of plastic waste.
Wildlife Agencies Post Health Advisories for Hunters, After PFAS Detected in DeerAlthough game hunters may tout their lifestyle and diet as "more natural," dangerous levels of PFAS in deer have sparked health advisories nationwide.
Mississippi River Drought Causes Several Barges to Ground UnexpectedlyWhy are barges grounding in the Mississippi River? Water levels have been so low, that commercial barges have been stopped in their tracks.
If You’re Expecting, Consider Shopping These Sustainable Maternity BrandsWhether you're expecting, or if you're potentially getting ready to try for a new baby, these sustainable maternity brands with keep your impact low.
Are Climate Reparations the Remedy for Environmental Injustice?What are climate reparations? While you may have heard of reparations in regards to paying back racial minorities, this is a slightly different concept.
Wax Worms’ Saliva Can Dissolve Plastic, According to Recent Spanish StudyWill plastic-eating worms be the answer to plastic pollution? The insects' saliva can supposedly break down plastic within an hour.
This Carbon Negative Burial Company Plants You as a Tree After You Die (Exclusive)What is a tree burial? A new carbon-negative company called Transcend plants your body as a tree after you die, as a burial alternative to caskets.
Are All Solar Panels Storm-Proof? How to Prepare For the WorstAre solar panels storm-proof? Even though solar panels tend to be pretty sturdy, there are some brands that label themselves as "storm-proof."
60 Endangered Greater Gliders Found in Logging Sites Across Australian ForestsVarious sites in Australia's Victorian forests were targeted for logging, before 60 endangered greater gliders were discovered to be living there.
The Russian-Ukrainian War Has Racked Up Billions of Dollars of Environmental DamagesThe Ukrainian war, which has been going on since February 2022, has not only taken a toll on the people, but has also resulted in environmental damage.
Dr. Oz's Research Reportedly Killed Over 300 Dogs While at Columbia UniversityTV personality Dr. Oz's research reportedly killed over 300 dogs, including a litter of puppies, during his time at Columbia University Lab.
‘Peeled’ Is a New Vegan Cooking Series We’re Totally Drooling OverWhat is 'Peeled'? If you're looking for a new cooking competition series, look no further than this brand new show, starring 'Hell's Kitchen's Josie Clemens.
The Closure of Hawaii's Waipio Valley Has Helped Nature Heal — So Why Is It Controversial?Even though Waipi'o Valley's closure since February 25 has allowed nature to heal, some are angry public access wasn't re-granted.
Sacheen Littlefeather Has Passed — But Her Activism Will Live on ForeverSacheen Littlefeather has passed away at the age of 75 — and although she hasn't made headlines in a while, her speech left a mark on activist history.
If You Aren’t Familiar With Indigenous Peoples' Day, Here’s a Run-DownWhat is Indigenous Peoples' Day? While you may have grown up calling it Columbus Day, it's important you know why the name has been changed.
Looking Back on the Accomplishments of Late Environmentalist, David ForemanEnvironmentalist and founder of Earth First!, David Foreman, has passed away at the age of 75 years old — here's what you should know about him.
Out-Of-Place Seal Walks to Massachusetts Police Station and Is Re-Released Into the OceanA seal, which has been named Shoebert, made its way from a pond, to a police station, before it was brought in for medical evaluations, and re-released.
Russian Nord Stream Pipelines Destroyed: Environmental Impact, Who’s to Blame, and MoreRussia's Nord Stream pipelines were destroyed, through what's being speculated as foul play. And though no gas was flowing, it's now leaking methane.